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University of California Considering Coffee Degree – Dear Coffee, I Love You.

The University of California, Davis is considering the potential of a degree in coffee sometime in the near future. The university recently opened …

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

5 Ways to Make Iced Coffee Better

<i>It is officially iced coffee season. So today, Stumptown Coffee's Katie Bernstein is showing us how to make our cold brew better -- from gear to add-ins, like ice cream and booze.</i><p>Good iced coffee is much more than just the sum of its parts. The right method and the right coffee to use also depend …

Want to Fall in Love With a Lens? Try a Prime Lens

Zoom lenses are everywhere in modern photography — from mobile devices to point and shoot cameras to entry level DSLRs, a zoom lens is pretty much a …

How to Maximize Sharpness with a Telephoto Lens

Maximizing Sharpness - Tips for overcoming the difficulties associated with shooting at long focal lengths to help you maximize image sharpness

Top 10 Photos of the Year 2013

We are very excited that PictureSocial, the photography network, is rapidly approaching the 1 million photos uploaded mark and our admins have been …

Top 10

How to Take a Picture of a Single, Ultra-Magnified Snow Flake

You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape.<p>No two snowflakes are alike, they say. And yet: We rarely get proof of that. Our eyes perceive snow not as individual, idiosyncratic crystals ... but rather as uniformly fluffy …

Review: Sigma 120-300 f/2.8 is One Sexy Beast

When Sigma announced a new version of the much loved 120-300 f/2.8 I immediately kicked myself for buying a much pricier 300mm Nikon about 6 months …

11 Incredible Tree Pictures by Bomobob

Bomobob is an award-winning photographer from Montreal, Quebec. He has a broad range of photography subjects: carnivals, woodlands, cityscapes, …

Creative Ideas & Photos by Bhaskar Dutta

Bhaskar Dutta is a photographer from Bangalore, India with a great imagination. His ideas for pictures seem so simple, yet they’re original and fun. …

The Box - How To Build, Light & Shoot A Photography Set On A Budget

Like most projects, this one started with a very small and vague idea. I thought it would be cool to build a set that would be kinda like its own …

Learning to Love Rainy Day Photography

Rain too often gets a bad rap. Sure, it’s been known to ruin a few picnics and weddings; maybe it messed up your freshly washed car; baseball games …

A World of Light and Shadows – Photography by Roberto Pavic

The internationally-recognized work of Roberto Pavić is a visual journey of light and shadows, evoking a sense of nostalgia with his timeless …

An Illustrated World of Coffee – Dear Coffee, I Love You.

Mr. Porter, an online retailer of high-end menswear, published a lovely interactive map of global coffee trends this summer in the journal section of …

Coffee

The Minimalist New Cold Bruer – Dear Coffee, I Love You.

Bruer, a new start up in California, launched a new cold brew coffee maker on Kickstarter last month called the Cold Bruer. This isn’t the first cold …

Winners of the International Fine Art Photography Competition 2013

Ready to see a selection of today's best fine art photography? The International Fine Art Photography Competition (Grand Prix de la Dcouverte) has just announced its 2013 winners. Each year, the competition invites emerging and mid-career photographers from around the world to enter their finest …

Art Photography

Chipotle Chicken Chili

I’ll be on The Chew today, and I wanted to share the recipe I’ll be cooking since it’s one of my favorites from my new cookbook (here’s a peek if …

The Observer's 20 photographs of the week

The best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2013 – winning pictures

Australian photographer Mark Gee has beaten more than a thousand amateur and professional photographers from around the planet to win the title Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2013. The competition is run by the Royal Observatory Greenwich and BBC Sky at Night Magazine. The winners, runners-up …

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